For A Simple But Gorgeous Hike Around A Beautiful Bog In Massachusetts, Take Cranberry Bog Loop

Most Bay Staters know of Foxborough for famously being home to the Patriots, however, this town is also home to some of Massachusetts’ most interesting slices of nature. Hiding behind a Bass Pro Shop at Patriot Place is a significant nature reserve that’s complete with an unforgettable nature trail. Upon this easy, short hike, you’ll also find the last remaining active cranberry bog system in this town. For a short and sweet hike with incredible views of a cranberry bog and more, take Cranberry Bog Loop in Foxborough for a truly hidden gem of a hike in Massachusetts.

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Have you ever taken this easy hike around Foxborough’s only cranberry bog? What was it like? We’d love to hear about your experiences in the comments, and don’t forget to then go share photos from your Massachusetts outdoor adventures with us in our Massachusetts Nature Lovers group on Facebook, or by tagging us at #onlyinmassachusetts on Instagram for a chance to be featured!

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